DIGI launched The Australian Code of Practice on Disinformation and Misinformation in February 2021, and the code commits DIGI to a review of the code after a year of operation.

DIGI will be accepting public submissions to inform potential changes to the code between June 6, 2022 until July 18, 2022.

DIGI encourages stakeholders contributing to the review to read DIGI’s Annual Report and Discussion Paper.

Submissions should be uploaded using the form below. Should you have trouble with the form or have any questions, please email us at


We suggest that stakeholders engaging in the code review read the following reports before sending DIGI a submission.

Annual Report

This report provides research about Australians’ perceptions of misinformation. It contains information about how the code has evolved since it was initially launched, detailing its governance arrangements, complaints and evolutions in the transparency re

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Discussion Paper

This discussion paper provides background and specific questions and proposals to assist public consultation on the code review. It takes into account the ACMA’s report to the previous Government that was released in March 2022.

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Please lodge your submission using the form provided before Monday July 18, 2022.

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We will publish your submission on this website unless you do not select the option above and mark your submission as confidential. We reserve the right not to publish all or part of a submission, including if the submission contains offensive, defamatory or sensitive material.